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South Carolina is Home to Several Charming Southern Accents

September 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Tut Underwood
Sign at Table Rock State Park near Pickens, SC.

In South Carolina, one would naturally expect to hear what could be called a classic Southern accent spoken by its residents. But not every South Carolinian sounds the same, according to linguist Paul Reed, who earned his PhD in the study at the University of South Carolina...

Miller's Bread Basket | Backroad Bites

September 27, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Backroad Bites Millers Bread Basket

Miller’s Bread Basket has been cooking up southern fares for decades. This small-town mainstay is famous for serving home-cooked Amish-Mennonite style foods. On this episode of Backroad Bites , we travel a few country roads to learn about this area of the state. Watch more...

Protecting Gullah Culture

September 27, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Victoria Hansen
Nakia Wigfall coils a sweetgrass basket at her Mount Pleasant home.

Nearly two hours south of Charleston, over Beaufort's Woods Memorial Bridge, South Carolina's Sea Islands stretch out adorned with palms trees and pines, and grassy marshes that glitter at twilight. The area has long been home to the direct descendants of slaves known as...

Remote-control car racing skids into Soda City

September 26, 2019 - Posted in Palmetto Scene by Charles Dymock
Remote-Control car racing skids into Soda City

Soda City RC is a nonprofit remote-control racing facility in the heart of Columbia, South Carolina that gives the sport of RC racing a place to call home. These remote-control cars may look like a child’s toy at first glance, but in actuality, these highly customizable...

SC African American History Calendar: October Honoree - Oliver "Buddy" Pough

September 25, 2019 - Posted in Education by Mimi Wortham-Brown
SC African American History Calendar: October Honoree - Oliver "Buddy" Pough

Before legendary Head Football Coach Oliver “Buddy” Pough oversaw his first practice at South Carolina State University (SC State), he was one of the top high school coaches in the Palmetto State. He led Fairfield Central High School to a perfect 15-0 record in 1996,...

Pruning Boxwoods

September 25, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Alfred Turner
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Hello Gardeners, I’m Amanda McNulty with Clemson Extension and Making It Grow . Although older plantings of certain boxwoods naturally acquire a billowing, undulating cloud-like shape, certain popular pruning practices can immolate that effect in some formal highly-managed...

SC Lede: Campaign Visits and Remembering Emily Clyburn

September 24, 2019 - Posted in This Week in South Carolina by Sean Birch
Gavin Jackson (l) with Meg Kinnard and Jamie Lovegrove (r)

On this edition of the South Carolina Lede , host Gavin Jackson is joined by The Associated Press' Meg Kinnard and The Post and Courier's Jamie Lovegrove to discuss recent South Carolina campaign stops by 2020 Democratic presidential candidates Sen. Kamala Harris (D-Calif...

American Woodcock

September 24, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
An American Woodcock

The American woodcock (Scolopax minor), is most often found on the ground in brushy, young-forest habitats, where the its plumage provides excellent camouflage.

Juniper | Backroad Bites

September 24, 2019 - Posted in Digital by Tabitha Safdi
Backroad Bites Juniper

The recipe for a solid small-town atmosphere must include lots of fresh food and lots of laugher around a table. On this episode of Backroad Bites, we took a ride to Ridge Spring to visit Juniper. What we learned is that if your grandma taught you to cook…you can cook! #...

Karen Struggling in Caribbean as Tropical Storm Lorenzo Enters the Scene

September 23, 2019 - Posted in Weather by Ray Hawthorne
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MONDAY 5 PM UPDATE: Karen has been downgraded to a tropical depression, according to the 5 pm advisory from the National Hurricane Center. Hurricane hunters found a broad low-level area of low pressure, but the former tropical storm lacked a well-defined center and wind...

Clemson Extension Rural Health and Nutrition Programs

September 23, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Clemson Extension Rural Health and Nutrition Programs

Clemson Extension Rural Health Agent Shanna Sykes talks about Clemson Extension’s rural health and nutrition programs including childhood obesity, infant mortality and also the Baby Café program.

Healthy Bread Dip for Hypertension

September 23, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
Healthy Bread Dip for Hypertension

Clemson Extension Agent Amanda McNulty talks with Clemson Health Extension Agents Shanna Sykes and Emily Moody about hypertension programs they provide. They also make a healthy dip for bread!

The Food2Market Program

September 23, 2019 - Posted in Making it Grow by Sean Flynn
The Food2Market Program

Host of "Making It Grow", Amanda McNulty learns about the Food2Market program from Dr. Kimberly Baker and Adair Hoover from the Clemson Extension’s Food Systems and Safety Program Team. Food2Market is a Clemson Extension program designed to help food entrepreneurs through...

Rural hospital adds virtual palliative care program

September 23, 2019 - Posted in Telehealth by John Lewis
Dr. Alecia Anyim talks with a patient at MUSC Health Marion Medical Center.

The Medical University of South Carolina (MUSC) bought four rural hospitals in early 2019, including the Carolinas Hospital System medical center in Mullins. Now known as the MUSC Health Marion Medical Center, the small hospital is using telehealth to expand access to...

How the Blinding of Sergeant Isaac Woodard Changed the Course of America’s Civil Rights History

September 23, 2019 - Posted in SC Public Radio by Alfred Turner
The Detroit tribune, November 23, 1946: a notice that Isaac Woodard will speak at an NAACP event.

In this week's episode of Walter Edgar's Journal, Richard Gergel details the impact of the 1946 blinding of Sergeant Isaac Woodard on both President Harry S. Truman and Judge J. Waties Waring, and traces their influential roles in changing the course of America's civil...

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